The Information Source for Systems Testability and Diagnostics


The following glossaries contain groupings of terms that fall mostly within a particuluar discipline. In cases where duplication exists (e.g. Failure Mode), there term will be defined as closely as it can for that particular discipline.

These terms have been compiled from various sources, including MIL-STDs, MIL-HDBK, IEEE, SAE and other public documents.


Dependency Modeling Terms

Diagnostic Modeling Terms

Maintainability Terms

Reliability Terms

Systems Engineering Terms

Testability Terms

Prognostics Terms (draft)